DIY Tips For Maintaining Your Aluminum Fence

From enclosing a backyard for children and pets to increasing your home's value and privacy, it is easy to see the benefits of a fence. Unfortunately, the various materials available for your fence can be overwhelming. Wood, chain-link, and even vinyl are all great options, but each offers varying pros and cons. Thankfully, the ornamental style of an aluminum fence offers an attractive, durable option that does not block the views out from your backyard. Read More 

Cypress Wood Fencing: A Great Option When You’re In The Southeast

If you live in the southeastern US and are looking for a fence, it might pay to consider departing from the cedar wood that is so commonly used in fencing. You're lucky enough to live in an area where another highly durable wood -- cypress -- is common and affordable. Since this wood grows locally in your area, you can likely find it at rock-bottom prices, and by no means does that indicate that it won't perform well as fencing. Read More 

Four Great Uses For Ficus Panels

If you love the look of fresh, healthy greenery but hate the work involved in keeping plants thriving, you should consider using artificial ficus panels. They look and feel realistic, complement any household decor, can be used outdoors, are easily cleaned, and can be used for a variety of purposes. Following are four great ways to use ficus panels. Build a Green Fence Around Your Property Using ficus panels instead of traditional fencing provides a green, classic look without the fuss and expense of trying to maintain a living green fence around your property. Read More 

How To Build A Sturdy Greenhouse From Cedar Fencing And Steel Mesh

If you love gardening and wish there was a way to start your plants earlier, then building a greenhouse is a great solution. These instructions tell you how to build a small, backyard greenhouse that's perfect for starting spring veggies and flowers. Made with sturdy cedar fencing and steel mesh, it measures about 6 feet long by 4 feet tall and is durable enough to last for years. The tunnel-like shape makes it attractive and easy to access. Read More 

Privacy Fencing - Finding Property Markers And Boundaries Before Installation

If you want more privacy on your property, then it may be a great idea to secure a privacy fence on the edge of your lawn. If you feel like you can install the fence yourself, then you probably want to do the work right the first time around. Unfortunately, it is common to make a variety of different mistakes without the help of a contractor. If you feel that these mistakes may be costly or aggravating, then go ahead and call a contractor who has the experience you need. Read More